Privacy at FamilySmart

FamilySmart, The Institute of Families Foundation for Child and Youth Mental Health, a company organized and existing under the laws of Canada, is deeply committed to the relationship of trust we have with you. Your privacy is important to us and we are committed to protecting your privacy.

Information Collected

FamilySmart collects, uses and discloses your personal information in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA) and other applicable legislation.

FamilySmart will not sell personal information to third parties or collect your personal information for any other use other than for the purpose it was collected. We only use it to contact you when you supply it voluntarily by emailing us or filling out one of our contact or registration forms. We keep your personal information only for as long as it is needed or required and monitor our compliance with the applicable privacy legislation.

Website Analytics

FamilySmart uses Google Analytics on our website to better understand the needs of people visiting our site. Our Web servers automatically capture your IP address, domain name, the referring Web page from which you enter our site, the pages you visit on our site and the amount of time you spend here. All websites are capable of capturing this information and most do. We do not collect any information that can reveal your personal identity unless you voluntarily provide it by emailing us or using our contact form or e-news registration. Any personally-identifiable information you give us will be used only to provide the service or information you have requested or for which you registered. The non-personally-identifiable information we gather (e.g. browser statistics, etc.) may be used to improve our site, and improve the user experience of navigating our website and to report about the reach of our services for funding purposes.

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Subscription to our Mailing Lists

You have choices. We obtain your consent before adding you to our mailing lists and you can unsubscribe at any time.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about the collection or use of your information or require additional information about our privacy policies, please email